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Moonriver Mountain Retreat

60 reviews
Self Catering
  • Capacity: 14 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 20:00
    Check-out: 11:00
  • Address: The farm Kaalfontein, Vaalwater, 0530, Limpopo
  • All ages welcome
  • From R890 per night (sleeps 2)


Moonriver Mountain Retreat is nestled on the edge of a secluded Valley, in the heart of the Waterberg Plateau of Limpopo, South Africa situated on a private game farm and 3 hours drive from Pretoria. It is remote and serene. It’s nature, wildness and wildlife will leave an indelible imprint on any visitor who loves nature. It is also a save haven for many plant and animal species of which some are endemic to the Waterberg, others red listed and even a newly discovered plant species in the Waterberg.

Moonriver is a self-catering and self-service establishment with three private spacious Chalets and a three bedroom House.

The self-catering Chalets and Eagle's Nest are situated on the ridge of the Mountain and within walking distance from the Parking Area and Main Lodge. The Sunrise and Safari Chalets can accommodates 2 guests in each and the Waterhole Chalet with two bedrooms can sleep 4 guests in . The Chalets have kitchenettes with the necessary utensils and cookware and each have their own private deck and portable braai. Eagle's Nest sleep 6 guests in three bedrooms with private bathrooms. It has a large lounge, a fully-equipped open-plan kitchen and a private deck and braai.

All the units are designed with total glass frontage to take maximum advantage of the breathtaking views and sunrises. The Main Lodge is open for use by all guests with a spacious lounge/dining area, open fire places inside, a large equipped kitchen with gas oven and a microwave. There's also a big deck and beautiful swimming pool.

This peaceful haven is home to abundant and varied bird life, a must for the avid birder. Those interested in walking and hiking will enjoy tracking the game and identifying the wide variety of fauna and flora that occur here. Our inky black night skies are spectacular, to say the least, a perfect place for astronomy buffs.

There is no restaurant or shop on the property. Guests must bring their own fire wood, charcoal and ice. Strictly no pets are allowed. The establishment is not wheelchair friendly.


Swimming Pool
Braai Area
Secure Parking


  • Swimming Pool
  • Braai Area
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • No Smoking Indoors
  • Self Catering

Activities Onsite

  • Bird Watching
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming

Activities Nearby

  • Horse Riding

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking Facilities

  • Secure Parking
  • Covered Parking

Payments Accepted Onsite

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Electronic Bank Transfer

Review Summary

4.6 out of 5from 60 reviews for Moonriver Mountain Retreat
Value for money


  • The farm Kaalfontein, Vaalwater, 0530, Limpopo
  • Guests think Moonriver Mountain Retreat is in an excellent location
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  • Capacity: 14 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 20:00
    Check-out: 11:00
  • Address: The farm Kaalfontein, Vaalwater, 0530, Limpopo
  • All ages welcome
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